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Reports round up: Water workers walk out against torrent of attacks

Tue, 2018-03-20 15:34
Around 1,000 Unite and Unison union members at United Utilities water treatment plants and offices in the North West of England struck last Friday and this Monday.

Are Royal Mail workers voting for a pension scheme that won’t exist?

Tue, 2018-03-20 15:30
The government could block attempts to introduce a new Royal Mail pension scheme that postal workers’ union leaders are promoting to their members

Outsourced British Museum workers protest in wake of Carillion collapse

Tue, 2018-03-20 15:22
Privatised workers at the British Museum protested on Tuesday to demand bosses bring them back in house after the collapse of outsourcing giant Carillion.

Big march planned to save Salford nurseries

Tue, 2018-03-20 15:15
We’re expecting an important protest this Saturday in the battle to save five nurseries in Salford, Greater Manchester.

Aberdeen bus strikes show mood to win on contracts

Tue, 2018-03-20 15:12
Aberdeen bus drivers struck on Monday of this week and planned to strike on Wednesday and Friday over the imposition of new contracts

A Brexit deal for bosses

Tue, 2018-03-20 15:09
Theresa May’s deal with the European Union over Brexit will see a 21 month “transition period” after Brexit on 29 March 2019.

New pay strikes to hit a dozen colleges

Tue, 2018-03-20 15:08
Workers at 12 colleges are set to strike next Tuesday in a row over pay.

The real scandal behind Cambridge Analytica

Tue, 2018-03-20 14:58
Politicians and big business will try every method to shape people’s views. And at the same time they will seek to make money from doing it.

Slovak prime minister's resignation fails to quell protest movement

Tue, 2018-03-20 14:56
Mass protests against corruption forced Slovakia’s social democratic prime minister Robert Fico to resign last Wednesday.

The Newham struggle against academisation is winning

Tue, 2018-03-20 14:47
School workers in east London have the council on the run

Protest at Yarl’s Wood in support of hunger strike

Tue, 2018-03-20 14:42
Detained migrant women are demanding the Home Office be “held to account for their actions” as they begin the fourth week of a hunger strike.

Far right threat as Football Lads Alliance plans to march in Birmingham

Tue, 2018-03-20 13:59
Anti-racists will take to the streets to oppose a planned march by the racist Football Lads Alliance (FLA) in Birmingham on Saturday.

University strikers say - keep fighting and demand no changes to our pension scheme

Tue, 2018-03-20 13:50
Workers are fighting to push forward the battle to defend pensions as the first wave of university strikes comes to an end this week.

The universities struggle is changing workers

Tue, 2018-03-20 11:31
The strike has infused new life into semi-moribund UCU branches

The things they say

Tue, 2018-03-20 09:34
‘Scepticism of politicians is healthy. But too many people, fuelled by social media, indulge in knee-jerk cynicism ’

The Troublemaker - US spy in charge of torture means Brit secrets stay safe

Tue, 2018-03-20 09:32
When the US spy Gina Haspel was presented to the queen at Buckingham Palace, she introduced herself as “minister-counsellor for co-ordination affairs” at the US embassy in London.

LETTERS - Tories have some nerve over Skripal poisoning hypocrisy

Tue, 2018-03-20 09:06
The hypocrisy around the gruesome attack on Sergei and Yulia Skripal is sickening. As if the Russian secret service dreamt up the practice of poisoning civilians all on its own.

Protests in Brazil after councillor is murdered

Mon, 2018-03-19 19:17
The killing of socialist Marielle Franco has fed into wider anger at the state, says Charlie Kimber

University workers force union into action

Mon, 2018-03-19 18:50
Solid strikes by the UCU have given workers the confidence to fight for more, argues Sadie Robinson